longcase clock

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Synonyms for longcase clock

a pendulum clock enclosed in a tall narrow case

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You need a very large room for a grandfather clock and also I didn't want to make the place look grander than it is, so the grandmother clock was perfect.
Legende: Maarten Baas, Grandmother clock (detail), 2013.
Items stolen included a 3ft-high mahogany grandmother clock worth pounds 4,000, a 14in brass ornament of a man playing the flute, an ornate Chinese jewellery box, carved African ivory tusks and a 12in brass pitman's boot.
Among the items taken were a three foot mahogany grandmother clock worth pounds 4,000, a diamond pendant solitaire necklace worth pounds 3,000 and diamond ear-rings worth pounds 2,000.
The dresser is decorated with a grandmother clock and a bright red China tea set that was handed down to Parri from his mother Marilyn.
And, at the flick of a lever, the rear seats fall flat for super-stable carrying if it'something more fragile you want to transport, like your grandmother clock.
The collection includes a grandmother clock and this is a plea for anybody with the necessary skill to offer to restore it to full working order.
Anyone can see that, as he sits on the couch opposite the oak grandmother clock, fitted with a Matthias Hipp movement.
The play requires a huge number of props and the stage management at Northern Stage have already collected hundreds of items, including three rocking horses, a grandmother clock, a tin bath and an antique sewing table.
Deputy stage manager Andy Stephenson has gathered hundreds of items, including a wheelchair, a tuba and a rocking horse, a tin bath, a grandmother clock and an antique sewing table.
These are seats that tip up - as well as fold flat - a bit like theatre seats, so that you can transport upright stuff such as cheese plants, grandmother clocks or cellos.
There were seductive lights, airy drapes, aces of spades pinned to the wall, mini grandmother clocks and all manner of props that transformed this city sweatpit.
And although he is past retirement age and planning to wind down his work, he believes the grandfather and grandmother clocks will still be around centuries from now.
The grandmother clocks are available in oak and cherry finish and stand 68 inches high.